Susan Ettinger (second from right) gets splashed with water from her son Sam, 5, (right) daughter Sarah, 8, (second from left) and son Jack, 7, (left) while her husband Jason relaxes in the background as they enjoy the cool water of their front yard pools and watch the passing of the 46th Annual Palisades Parade and Picnic in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, July 4, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

Photo by: ROD LAMKEY JR

Susan Ettinger (second from right) gets splashed with water from her son Sam, 5, (right) daughter Sarah, 8, (second from left) and son Jack, 7, (left) while her husband Jason relaxes in the background as they enjoy the cool water of their front yard pools and watch the passing of the 46th Annual Palisades Parade and Picnic in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, July 4, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)